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Abstract Current science tells us that we must act now in order to prevent the worst impacts of global warming. The international community, mean- while, is meeting this December in Copenhagen to negotiate a new climate regime. Is the Un...
Added over 5 years ago | 00:02:50 | 33051 views
"When you bring together lots of people and have them all contributing, you can do really remarkable things." In a piece produced for exhibit at the MIT Museum, researchers at MIT's Center for Collective Intelligence discuss their devel...
Added almost 6 years ago | 00:00:11 | 63406 views
This video demonstrates the semi-autonomous controller's ability to avoid moving hazards. A human driver controls the gray vehicle without assistance. The blue vehicle is jointly controlled by the human driver and our semi-autonomous nav...
Added almost 6 years ago | 00:00:11 | 50326 views
This video demonstrates the semi-autonomous controller's ability to avoid moving hazards. A human driver controls the gray vehicle with no assistance from our semi-autonomous controller. The blue vehicle is jointly controlled by a human ...
Added almost 6 years ago | 00:00:07 | 52348 views
In this scenario, the driver does not notice the curve(/obstacle) in the road. This sends the unassisted driver's vehicle straight across(/through) the hazard. When the semi-autonomous controller is included in the loop (blue vehicle), i...
Added almost 6 years ago | 00:00:07 | 48675 views
In this scenario, the driver attempts to perform an aggressive double lane change maneuver at 20 m/s (~44 mph) but is unable to keep the vehicle stable (shown silver here) while doing so. When the semi-autonomous controller is included i...
Added almost 6 years ago | 01:28:00 | 32664 views
Science has given us, in the last 18 months, a real bottom line for the planet: a CO2 concentration above which, as NASA's Jim Hansen has put it, we can't maintain the "planet similar to that on which civilization developed and to which ...
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